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Igleheart Bros

Igleheart Bros


Igleheart Bros

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1600-14 N First Ave, formerly 2214 First Ave
Evansville, IN

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1904 moves from old location
1926 Bought out by General Mills
1993 Plant is shut down


near pigeon creek
District: Enterprise
Latitude: 37.992925
Longitude: -87.574983
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The new Igleheart Mill was built in 1904. A new factory was erected on First Ave near Pigeon Creek and the company moved from its old site downtown. expanded offices built <1925

In 1926 General Foods buys the Igleheart mill, becoming one of the first local companies to be bought by a national concern.

The Igleheart division is shut down Jan 28 1993. Most buildings have been razed. long building just south of RR expanded south to hartig becker plow co to build new offices

See also Businesses / Commercial Enterprise district

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